Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]
Days before the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, the nation’s leading LGBTQ group has issued a report detailing the murders of each of the 22 transgender and gender non-conforming people killed this year. The report, [...]
The head of the LGBTQ Victory Institute took the media to task Friday amid a flurry of media reports Pete Buttigieg isn’t faring well in the South because black voters are reluctant to support a [...]
U.S. Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) on Saturday once again called for White House advisor Stephen Miller to resign. “We do not believe Stephen Miller should be in the White House advising this president,” said Jayapal [...]
An Attractive Proposition Two and half months after being appointed Oakland County Executive following the death of L. Brooks Patterson, Dave Coulter has announced he will run in 2020 for the full four-year term. That [...]
Gov. Whitmer, Michigan Opioids Task Force Announce Efforts to Combat Opioid Epidemic, Cut Opioid Deaths in Half
LANSING – Last week Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and other members of the Michigan Opioids Task Force announced a slate of steps the state is taking to combat [...]
NEW YORK — The American Civil Liberties Union today announced Ria Tabacco Mar as the director of its Women’s Rights Project. Tabacco Mar replaces Lenora Lapidus, who died earlier this year.
Known as the queen of New York nightlife and, indeed, at one time one of Michael Alig’s infamous Club Kids, Lady Bunny is a legend in pop culture and drag circles alike. Now, Bunny is taking her diva chops to Detroit when she visits Motown as part of "A Drag Queen Christmas," the latest "RuPaul’s Drag Race"-related tour put together by Detroit’s own super event producers Murray & Peter.
In 2007, the FIA created the Flint Print Club with the mission to develop connoisseurship among its members and educate the general public about prints, printmaking and print collecting. Today, that mission lives on with the 7th semi-annual Flint Print Fair happening on Saturday, Nov. 23 through 24. Because the club is restricted to 100 members, the edition of each featured print is limited, signed and numbered.
This favorite holiday classic has captivated audiences for decades, and this year will mark its 38th time gracing the Meadow Brook Theatre stage. Catch the show before it ends to see the Charles Dickens story [...]
This show has toured for five years and been performed over 500 times around the country. Now, "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical" will be performed at the Fox Theatre on Sunday, Dec. 1. Tickets [...]
Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson, Trans Advocates Announce Revised Policy for Changing Sex-Indicator on ID
FERNDALE – Today, alongside transgender allies and activists, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced that her administration has revised the policy for changing the sex-indicator on a driver’s license or identification card. This action reverts state [...]